Baseball team looks to turn corner with scheduled seven-game homestand

 The Richland College baseball team will look to turn the corner in what has been an up-and-down season when the T-Ducks open a seven-game homestand on Friday, April 15 against Brookhaven in a key Metro Athletic Conference three game series.

Richland College and Brookhaven’s series begins with Friday’s game at 2 p.m. followed by a doubleheader beginning at noon on Saturday, April 16.

The T-Ducks, who enter this homestand with a 14-21 overall record and 8-13 conference mark, takes a break from conference play to host Navarro College at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 18.          Richland College closes out its homestand against Mountain View College in a three-game series beginning with a single game at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 22 and a double header starting at noon on Saturday, April 23.  

Entering this homestand, the T-Ducks’ Rayn Salter, of Oak Point, Texas, ranks No. 3 among NJCAA Division III players in steals with 26 while John Gebhard, of Dallas, ranks No. 22 in RBIs with 25. Richland College also ranks No. 14 as a team in fielding percentage at .942.